NATO Ships Hold Missile Defense Drill Near Scotland, Pentagon Says

Warships from eight NATO countries participated in live-fire self-defense exercises of ship and missile systems near Scotland on Sunday the U.S. Department of Defense said, quoted by Reuters.

Ships from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States defended against a medium-range missile as well as three anti-ship cruise missiles.

Crossing mainland Greece by bike: Registrations’ opening for “Bike Odyssey 2018″

The participants in the mountain biking race will enjoy eight days of mountain bike on the most beautiful paths of Pindos – The starting point will be in the picturesque Smixi of Grevena and through Metsovo, Pyli of Trikala, Neochori of Karditsa, Krikello of Evritania, Athanasios Diakos of Fokida, Ano Chora of Etoloakarnania, cyclists will reach at Nafpaktos.

World Cup Qualifiers: Greece – Gibraltar 4-0 (FINAL) (Upd.)


Belgium with its victory in Bosnia and Slovenia with a draw with Scotland, made Greece’s job tonight easier. Greece, on her side, won inside Cyprus and now what separates us from the participating in the group of eight teams that will try to get the last four European tickets for the World Cup in Russia, is Gibraltar.

Goals galore in Champions League premiere (videos)

The premiere of the group stage of the Champions League was a treat for all football lovers, as the teams scored 28 goals between them in the 8 opening matches. Chelsea scored 6 against Qarabag, while PSG managed 5 against Celtic in Scotland. Barcelona, Bayern and Man. United scored 3 a piece without conceding a goal at home against Juventus, Anderlecht and Basel, respectively.

Greek soccer squad heading to Oslo for Homeless World Cup

Greece's national homeless soccer squad is to set off to Norway to compete in the Homeless World Cup, taking place at the capital's iconic City Hall Square from Tuesday to September 5.

Over 500 players from more than 50 countries will be competing in the 15th edition of the international event, which promises to be among the most ambitious yet.